About Our Annual Conferences

The Dermatology Managers Association organizes the DMA Annual Conference annually, providing professional development chances for all staff members in Dermatology and Aesthetic practices nationwide.

The agenda is carefully curated to enhance members' understanding of relevant topics. Industry experts share best practices to equip conference participants with the latest insights essential for success in dermatology and aesthetic settings.

Educational Pathways

During the one-and-a-half-day conference, three educational pathways run simultaneously. The presentations listed below are just a few of the many topics that have been covered at our meetings. Continuing Education Units are available for most presentations including CEUs necessary for laser practitioners to re-certify.

Administrators, Office Managers and Key Personnel

  • Concentration on enhancing skills as managers
  • Leadership insights
  • Financial benchmarking
  • Negotiating with patients, partners, insurance providers and vendors
  • Staffing and labor laws
  • Regulatory and compliance
  • Business and facility management
  • Enrollment and credentialing

Laser Practitioners, Aestheticians, Cosmetic Care Coordinators and Aesthetic Staff Members

  • Laser and light device safety
  • Introducing aesthetics to patients and patient retention
  • Cosmetic consultations
  • Social media and marketing
  • New procedures and techniques
  • Retail products
  • Skincare products our providers use and recommend

Front and Back Office Staff Members including Insurance and Billing Departments

  • Customer service skills, dealing with challenging patients
  • Coding, claim denials, chart auditing
  • Revenue cycle management, collections
  • Patient flow

With the generous support from our sponsors and exhibitors, DMA can maintain the Conference registration fees at an affordable level. DMA Members enjoy discounted registration fees, and there are also reduced rates for multiple staff members registering for the Managers Track.

Who Attends from Dermatology and Aesthetic Practices?

  • Office Administrators & Managers
  • Medical Billing Professionals & Coders
  • Supervisors & Key Personnel
  • Patient Account Managers
  • Finance Directors
  • Physicians & Ancillary Providers
  • Front & Back Office Staff Members
  • Laser Practitioners
  • Aestheticians
  • Cosmetic Care Coordinators
  • Marketing & Social Media Specialists
  • Compliance Officers
  • Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners

Important Reasons to Attend

  • Educational sessions on career focused topics
  • Learn real solutions to day-to-day challenges from industry leaders
  • Learn new skills & techniques for best practices
  • Earn CEUs
  • Find out about important topics impacting healthcare
  • Connect with colleagues and expand your network
  • Find out about the latest in products and services available to your practice
  • Enjoy fantastic networking opportunities with other practices and vendors
  • Receive affordable and cost-effective education

Some of Our Many Sponsors Over the Years

and new exhibitors every year…